With great pleasure we announce the seventh meeting of the Croatian Association for Cancer Research (Hrvatsko društvo za istraživanje raka, HDIR), a member of the European Association for Cancer Research (EACR).

The HDIR-7 Meeting subtitled “Advances in Cancer Research & Treatment” has a program divided into two days and covering the hottest cancer research topics including signaling networks, new therapies and cancer resistance, metastasis, immunology, genomics and epigenomics.

The meeting will be held in Zagreb, Croatia, at the Hotel International (Miramarska 24, Zagreb) on November 7 and 8, 2024.

The goal of the HDIR-7 Meeting is again to promote cancer research in Croatia focused on the cooperation between basic research and clinical cancer management. This meeting will put an emphasis on international communication and cooperation, with speakers from many European countries. The Meeting provides opportunity for cancer researchers and clinicians to gather together and to establish a good working collaborations with each other and with other regional EACR national societies.

Original contributions by researchers and clinicians with an interest in cancer are more than welcome and encouraged. Your contribution to this meeting will mutually benefit all participants and help to make this event successful.

We invite you to join us, and we are looking forward to meet you in Zagreb.


Prof. Sonja Levanat, PhD

HDIR President